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  1. Jockeys turn backs on Hong Kong

    Posted Dec 20th 2003, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... time to Hong Kong,' said McEvoy, 23, the winner of 504 races, eight of them Group Ones, including the Melbourne Cup and Sydney Cup. 'Riding there has been a goal but probably ... Alan Aitken 'It is still the place to ride, moneywise, but it is harder than say five years ago' The Hong Kong Jockey Club is facing a crisis of confidence from visiting jockeys ...

  2. So where is the International day hullabaloo?

    Posted Dec 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... think, the international day is Hong Kong's most admired world-class sporting event. Yet, apart from a few scattered signs, the busier ends of the city have managed to escape too much ... Alan Aitken Having been at Chek Lap Kok airport this week, this column was somewhat surprised to see little indication there that Hong Kong would be hosting one of the world's great ...

  3. Falbrav building up for HK's international showpiece

    Posted Oct 11th 2003, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... the Hong Kong Jockey Club's executive director of racing, Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges, said yesterday. 'He will be going to race at the Breeders' Cup [this year at Santa Anita, California] and the trainer has already begun the process of making arrangements for his travel to Hong Kong.' The Hong Kong Jockey Club has received 276 entries from 16 racing jurisdictions ...

  4. Local speedsters looking good for international day

    Posted Oct 08th 2003, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... With Hong Kong International race entries closing at various local times around the world yesterday, nominations due to be announced today should carry the usual fanfare. While the list ... brings us back to the core form for world turf sprint racing - Australia and Hong Kong. Choisir was retired after England, the remarkable seven-year-old mare Spinning Hill is unlikely even ...

  5. HK challenge hits new high for showpiece

    Posted Nov 27th 2003, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Rule change and last year's success see greater presence in international races A record 19 places have been handed to local horses for the four Hong Kong international ... and international race planning. 'This is most apparent in the Sprint, where Hong Kong has six invited runners, but is also evident in the Mile, where five local horses have been invited.' ...

  6. International big guns set for return to Hong Kong fields

    Posted Aug 27th 2003, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Top-class international competition returns to Hong Kong for the first time in nearly two decades. The local association announced yesterday that the inaugural Asia Super Cup will be held on November 16-17 at King's Park. South Korea, silver medallists at the 2000 Sydney Olympics, close rivals Japan, England and Hong Kong will take part in the four-team tournament. Officials had ...


    Posted Dec 06th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL RACES SCHEDULE December 10 Hong Kong International Jockeys' Championship Races December 11 Hong Kong International Races Barrier Draw December 12 Hong Kong International Sale December 13 Hong Kong International Races-Trackside Breakfast with the Stars December 14 Hong Kong International Races ...

  8. International media bear Witness to a champion performer

    Posted Dec 16th 2003, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Hong Kong Sprint. This horse is one out of the box. There is no telling how far he will go.' American visitor KT Donovan, writing in the Thoroughbred Times, said: '[Silent Witness] ... writing in the Britain's Racing Post, said: 'If you believed the hype, then you already knew. The day's banker Silent Witness put up a monster performance in front of a frenzied ...

  9. lonhro pulls out of hong kong mile

    Posted Oct 15th 2003, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... The $14 million Hong Kong Mile suffered a blow yesterday with the announcement that Australia's super horse, Lonhro would not take his place at Sha Tin in December. Beaten just once ... S. Cox Plate rival Clangalang has already had his shots and is a certain visitor for the Hong Kong Vase unless he happens to win at Moonee Valley on October 25. Trainer Gerald Ryan has said ...

  10. 100 Years of Racing in Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The South China Morning Post is 100 years old. And that means the celebration of an entire century of devoted, insightful coverage of the most popular sport in Hong Kong- horse racing. What a journey it has been! From humble beginnings, Hong Kong horse racing has encountered and survived some monumental setbacks, including the devastating fire on Derby Day, 1918, in which ...




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